Learn the craft of Plant to Plate.
No cost to students*

The program is being run by Five Bridges in partnership with Look Now Training RTO#31827. This training is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative.

Location: Sunshine Coast

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LIMITED PLACES - DON'T MISS OUT

Enrol today and harvest your future.

This is a unique opportunity to get into the world of agribusiness, food tourism, horticulture and regenerative agriculture.

Experience the best of both worlds with our Plant to Plate training course designed to provide skills and experience so you can work between the hospitality and horticulture industries.

Gain a Certificate II in Horticulture, while acquiring essential hospitality skills, allowing you to cultivate the land and serve up farm fresh delights.

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Are you looking for a job or an apprenticeship?

This launchpad program aims to improve employment opportunities by providing the necessary entry-level skills for gaining work in the Horticulture Industry.


Certificate II in Horticulture will teach you the fundamentals of planting, potting and maintaining trees, shrubs and plants, how to recognise plants, prepare plant specimens and provide information on products and services, and soil testing along with how to treat weeds, pests and diseases.

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Gain Practical Skills

Crop Advisor

Horticulturalist

Barrista

What to expect
from our training?

01

Training

Experienced professionals with relevant industry experience deliver training. Gain a Certificate II in Horticulture whilst also acquiring essential hospitality skills, allowing you to cultivate the land and serve up farm fresh delights.

02

Opportunity & Research

Real-world experience working with a horticulture industry business. Hands-on application of classroom learning.

03

Expand Your Network

Expand your professional network and make new connections to essentially build a career in the Horticulture & Hospitality Industries.

04

Bonus

The program includes the bonus of an ACDC License for students. Students will be able to immediately apply their knowledge and skills in a professional setting with the bonus license.

Eligibility Criteria

The program is being run by Five Bridges in partnership with Look Now Training RTO#31827. This training is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative.

To participate, individuals must be residents of Queensland

Queensland Residents

To participate, individuals must be residents of Queensland

Individuals who are eligible to participate must be at least 15 years old

Eligible Age

Individuals who are eligible to participate must be at least 15 years old

Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with appropriate visas and work permits on a pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen

Citizenship/Permanent Residency Status

Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with appropriate visas and work permits on a pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen

READY TO MAKE A CAREER CHANGE?
Here's how to make a successful change.

In this unique career preparation program, Five Bridges, in partnership with Look Now Training, will provide you with the skills you need to land your dream job or apprenticeship with local businesses that have positions available now: Horticultural assistant, garden or nursery assistant, or simply improve your own garden.


You’ll be able to walk the walk and talk the talk as you grow and serve healthy, locally-grown produce.

IF YOU WANT TO

  • Get an apprenticeship
  • Get a full-time job
  • Work in a horticulture industry
  • Work more hours
  • Grow your hobby farm
  • Grow and serve healthy, locally grown produce

YOU WILL LEARN

  • Recognise plants
  • Treat weeds & pests
  • Treat plant diseases and disorders
  • Assist with soil sampling and testing
  • Workplace health and safety
  • Regenerative agriculture
  • Essential hospitality skills

QUALIFICATION COVERED

  • AHC20416 Certificate II in Horticulture
  • ACDC Licence

What does Regenerative mean in Farming?

Regenerative agriculture is an outcome-based food production system that nurtures and restores soil health, protects the climate and water resources and biodiversity, and enhances farms' productivity and profitability. A holistic approach to land management that keeps water in the landscape, improves soil health, stores carbon and increases biodiversity.

The combination of skill sets learnt with us will guarantee you set up to work the farms during production and also cover the seasonal hospitality openings

Our students love us

"Highly recommend it for anyone looking to build their career in horticulture."

- Russell (Graduate)

"The horticulture course at Five bridges was an excellent introduction to the field."

- Chris (Graduate)

"The course covered a wide range of topics and gave me a solid understanding of the principles of gardening."

- Jessica (Graduate)

100% Queensland Government-Funded Course*

*Eligibility Criteria Applies


This training is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work Initiative.